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    • arieh zimmerman
    • 08.07.10 | 23:18 (IDT)

    The source of the problems are the shameful disinterest and apathy show foreign workers by Tel Aviv and the government. For the moment, concerning only the foreign workers here legally, the government allows corrupt recruitment agencies to charge up to ten of thousands of dollars for a foreign worker to come to work in jobs most Israelis do not want. By local standards hey are paid very low wages and often treated without respect or any semblance of fair play. Tel Aviv does very little to control the many slum lords who provide the workers with dormitories not fit for dogs and little in the place of normal humanitarian services. And now we have xenophobic and terribly ignorant Rabbis adding their sins to the sins of their terribly ignorant faithful. Judaism, as practiced by these so called holy men, is a disgrace and hymn to an unknown god.

    from the article: Tel Aviv Rabbis: Renting apartments to foreign workers violates Jewish law
    First published 19:40 08.07.10 | Last updated 19:40 08.07.10
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